How to Remove “ACDaemon.exe”

What is ACDaemon.exe?

ACDaemon.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by ArcSoft. This process is known as ArcSoft Connect Daemon and it belongs to ArcSoft Connect software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ACDaemon.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ACDaemon.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ACDaemon.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from ACDaemon.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the ACDaemon.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with ACDaemon.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ACDaemon.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 July 2008 at 8:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 8f9ebd80426abbdc
d2b955ab928bd62f
f4ce8035
N/A TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.G
No 1.0.0.46 1.0.0.46 Canada N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 1b5e3697a68d2c1a
704f93b465066419
bb4a99ee
2ca9a85f96d720e0
b2310efc531f0087
Yes 1.0.0.43 1.0.0.43 United States
2 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 1b5e3697a68d2c1a
704f93b465066419
bb4a99ee
2ca9a85f96d720e0
b2310efc531f0087
Yes 1.0.0.43 1.0.0.43 Bangladesh
3 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 466ed40093071f56
4f9c1b7490d5f4c1
33dcc4a9
61ef1186e8cff107
aecbbd896b4e0397
No 1.1.0.36 1.1.0.36 United Kingdom
4 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 78d806370b16de5a
facd076901ec4eb7
635d1009
a7810b302294793d
e88542aae177d1b1
Yes 1.1.0.49 1.1.0.49 Brazil
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